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Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC
chad at shire.net
Fri Feb 11 14:52:44 PST 2005
On Feb 11, 2005, at 3:46 PM, Anthony Atkielski wrote:
> Joshua Tinnin writes:
>> I don't think you understand the history of FreeBSD. Many people who
>> work at Yahoo! are committers, and their employer not only knows about
>> this but encourages it.
> That's not good enough. The employer has to assign its copyrights as
> well, or waive the usual work-for-hire arrangement that is implicit for
> employees writing code within the scope of their work.
>> To what end?
> I'd hate to see FreeBSD become unavailable because of copyright issues.
> A lot of organizations are buried by this type of litigation. And
> frankly, the cavalier attitude about such serious questions that I
> sometimes see displayed does not reassure me.
This is not the right place to ask such questions. If you are
*seriously* concerned about this, and do not think that the FreeBSD
core / foundation and their lawyers have not thought about this, then
you should bring it up with them, and perhaps do a little leg work
yourself and go through the codebase and make sure.
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